We hiked to my father’s favorite creek this morning to pick watercress today up near Olancha Pass close to Mt. Whitney CA. The health benefits are amazing. It’s a close cousin to mustard greens, arugula and cabbage and contains more than 15 essential vitamins and minerals. √ More iron than spinach √ More calcium than […]
I don’t eat dairy. Once in a very long while I might have a piece of cow cheese but goat cheese is more common if I’m going to indulge. For the most part, I don’t eat dairy. Dairy is a very inflammatory, often hormone-imbalancing food. So I look for yummy substitutes like quick and easy […]
It takes some energy to really enjoy all the festivities so make sure you are staying on track with your hormone balancing nutrients. They will help so much. Eating well is another way to stay balanced, happy and energetic. Food is beautiful and is one of the most important parts of the holidays. It’s […]
I want to share a very personal story with you. For years of my life I didn’t eat breakfast. I think it started in my late teens. I realize now that I had an eating disorder that came about because I lived in fear of food making me fat and bloated.
I have to confess. You know how I say that cheese isn’t so great for hormone imbalance and aging well? Well, last night rather late, we had a little bite to eat with my Dad while he’s here visiting. And we pulled out some special cheese that’s my husband’s favorite, Humbolt Fog Goat Cheese. I […]
I was thinking about how summer is so tempting! All the beautiful fruit, the long days, BBQs, picnics, family gatherings, margaritas, white wine, beer, hot dogs, apple pies…well, you get my drift. And with that I’m feeling a little pudgy. The long days of summer means endless fun for me. There are so many temptations. […]
I really want you to know this because life will become so much easier and it’s the wrong approach anyway.
I get so confused sometimes with what to eat, what to drink and which supplements to take. These are some of the questions I ask myself: Will a glass of red wine every night help me live longer and healthier? If I only eat once today, will I feel better? If I add butter and […]
Print Robin’s Quick Nut Granola Author Robin Nielsen Ingredients Handful walnuts (raw) Handful raw pumpkin seeds A few Trader Joes organic cranberries (1 tbls) 3 tbls shredded coconut 2 tbls ground flax seed 1/2 cup frozen berries 1 tsp ground cinnamon Almond , pecan or coconut milk (organic, unsweetened) Stevia to taste Instructions Put […]
Bone broth is such a super food when it comes to healing our bodies from just about anything. Mine is beginning to simmer right now, and in the morning I will be sipping on a delicious bone broth tea. Here’s how to make it: [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:15]